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National Tour of LES MISERABLES to Launch October 2022

Tour performances will begin this October at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, Ohio.

National Tour of LES MISERABLES to Launch October 2022

Cameron Mackintosh announced today that his acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, will relaunch its record-breaking tour of North America in October 2022 at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH.

This tour of LES MISERABLES will play more than 60 week-long and multi-week engagements through next two years and beyond. A complete tour schedule and casting will be announced at a later date. LesMiz.com is the official global website for LES MISERABLES and will be updated soon with additional details and cities as they are announced.

Tour Dates


Cleveland, OH - State Theatre
October 07 2022 - October 29 2022


Philadelphia, PA - Academy of Music
November 02 2022 - November 13 2022


Providence, RI - Providence Performing Arts Center
November 15 2022 - November 20 2022


Pittsburgh, PA - Benedum Center
November 22 2022 - November 27 2022


Milwaukee, WI - Uihlein Hall
November 29 2022 - December 04 2022


Minneapolis, MN - Orpheum Theatre
December 06 2022 - December 18 2022


Nashville, TN - TPAC
January 10 2023 - January 15 2023


St. Louis, MO - The Fabulous Fox Theatre
January 17 2023 - January 22 2023


Dayton, OH - Schuster Center
January 24 2023 - January 29 2023


Charlotte, NC - Belk Theater
January 31 2023 - February 05 2023


Baltimore, MD - The Hippodrome
February 07 2023 - February 12 2023


Omaha, NE - Orpheum Theater
March 07 2023 - March 12 2023


Indianapolis, IN - Clowes Hall
March 14 2023 - March 19 2023


Richmond, VA - Altria Theater
March 22 2023 - March 26 2023


Washington DC - The Kennedy Center
April 11 2023 - April 29 2023


Kansas City, MO - Music Hall
May 02 2023 - May 07 2023


Seattle, WA - The 5th Avenue Theatre
May 24 2023 - June 17 2023

Cameron Mackintosh said, "The phenomenon of Les Misérables never fails to astound me. No show in history has been able to continually reinvent itself and remain a contemporary musical attracting new generations of brilliant new talent, many of whom go on to international stardom.

"Thanks to the brilliance of Victor Hugo's timeless story, Herbert Kretzmer's incomparable lyrics, and Boublil & Schönberg's iconic score which regularly tops worldwide polls as one of the greatest of all time, Les Miz continuously brings new audiences to their feet as the story wraps around their hearts and the music thrills beyond compare.

"The last two years have been incredibly difficult for everyone, but especially for those of us who work in theatre. We have been forced to stop everywhere - our art has been locked up. At last, the world is coming to grips with how to live safely ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­with the pandemic. It's time to let the people sing again and no show in the world has ever demonstrated the survival of the human spirit better than Les Miz. We are all thrilled to be Bringing Her Home again to you."

Since Cameron Mackintosh first conceived this acclaimed new production of LES MISERABLES in 2009 to celebrate the show's 25th anniversary it has taken the world by storm continuing to enjoy record-breaking runs in countries including North America, Australia, Japan, Korea, France and Spain. The North American production relaunched its national tour in 2017 and played 94 engagements until the tour was halted in March 2020 due to the global pandemic.

"Being the first city to put this blockbuster musical back on the road is a testament to the passion, dedication and size of our Broadway audiences in Cleveland," said Playhouse Square President and CEO Gina Vernaci. "We are thrilled to be working once again with Cameron Mackintosh and his brilliant team."

Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, LES MISERABLES tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption - a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. This epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history.

Boublil & Schönberg's magnificent score of LES MISERABLES includes the classic songs "I Dreamed a Dream," "On My Own," "Bring Him Home," "Do You Hear The People Sing?," "One Day More," "Master of the House" and many more. Seen by over 130 million people worldwide in 53 countries and 22 languages, LES MISERABLES is undisputedly still one of the world's most popular musicals.

To date, LES MISERABLES remains the 6th longest-running Broadway production of all time.

Cameron Mackintosh's production of LES MISERABLES is written by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg and is based on the novel by Victor Hugo. It has music by Claude-Michel Schönberg, lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer and original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel, additional material by James Fenton and adaptation by Trevor Nunn and John Caird. Orchestrations are by Stephen Metcalfe, Christopher Jahnke and Stephen Brooker with original orchestrations by John Cameron. The production is directed by James Powell and Laurence Connor, designed by Matt Kinley inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo, with costumes by Andreane Neofitou and Christine Rowland, lighting by Paule Constable, sound by Mick Potter, musical staging by Michael Ashcroft and Geoffrey Garratt, and music supervision by Stephen Brooker and James Moore.



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